Household Waste Recycling Centres (Tidy tips)

What will the tidy tips accept?

Our household waste recycling centres (tidy tips) accept:

  • glass bottles and jars
  • cardboard (including corrugated cardboard)
  • green garden waste
  • wood
  • newspaper and paper
  • aluminium cans
  • textiles
  • scrap metal
  • white electrical goods
  • household furniture (beds, mattresses, wardrobes, chest of drawers, etc.)
  • car and household batteries
  • light bulbs
  • used engine and cooking oil
  • gas cylinders
  • paint
  • fridges and freezers (you will need a waste permit for this *)
  • tyres (you will need a waste permit for these **)
  • mixed recycling

* Restricted to one of each within a 12 month period.

** Restricted to two tyres within a 12 month period.

If you have an item for disposal that you are not sure will be accepted, check by calling Customer Services on 0300 300 8302.

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